Category - Arri Alexa

How To Be A DIT – Part 6

Resources for DITs Keeping up to date with the latest developments in digital imaging capture, storage and transfer is a vital part of any DITs role. Hopefully these resources will help to do just...

How To Be A DIT – Part 5

Resources for New DITs In this 5th round up of online resources for DIT’s (Digital Image Technicians) editors and colourists who need to understand more about colour science, workflows and data...

How To Be A DIT – Part 4

Useful Resources for DIT’s If you are interested in becoming a working DIT or just understanding a bit more about what they actually do, then this 4th round up of useful links and resources...

Matching Film Stocks with Film Convert

Matching Film Stocks with Film Convert If you’re looking for a simple way to match your digital footage to what you might get out of a film camera then Film Convert is a New Zealand based...

Skyfall’s Post Production Workflow

Inside Skyfall’s post production process The latest instalment of the Bond franchise does not disappoint (so go see it if you still can!) and as ever Roger Deakin’s cinematography does...

Editing Homeland

Cutting Episodic TV on Avid Studio Daily has a fantastic interview with Jordan Goldman on his creative process for editing the acclaimed episodic TV drama Homeland. Goldman shares some of his...

Working with Arri Alexa footage in post

Understanding Arri Alexa frame rates I was working on a project recently that was shooting on the Arri Alexa at multiple frame rates – 30fps and 60fps. As I was on set doing the card copying...

Understanding RAW, LOG and Uncompressed

What’s the difference between RAW, LOG and Uncompressed? HDVideoPro.com has a useful post explaining the differences between shooting RAW, LOG and uncompressed video. Andy Shipsides explains...

DaVinci Resolve Color Grading Tutorials

DaVinci Resolve color grading tutorials are popping up all over vimeo and Presynkt Productions in Australia have plenty a few good ones coming online. How to apply a LUT in DaVinci Resolve This 10...

Understanding 4K Cinema

What is 4k? Oliver Peters has written up an excellent introduction to understanding the basic concepts of 4K cinema, from the underlying sensor technology, the different sorts of cameras (such as the...

Working with ARRI Alexa footage

Oliver Peter’s at Digital Films has a great article (among a huge, and equally great, back catalogue) on working with Arri Alexa footage in a variety of NLE’s. Useful free downloads...